Residential Circuit Protection

Helping to Make Australian Homes Safer for 100 Years

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Trusted by Australians for 100 years

Clipsal by Schneider Electric has been helping to make Australian homes safer for last 100 years. We were one of the pioneers of the Residual Current Device (or more commonly known as ''Safety Switch") into Australian market.

The Clipsal Resi MAX™ and MAX4™ ranges are the leading and premium choice in switchboard & circuit protection. They are designed to provide up to 10 times faster installation than traditional wiring methods. It best in class quality, has an extensive range of circuit protection devices and complies to relevant Australian standards.

Clipsal MAX4™

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The complete residential solution with MAX performance.

This optimum range covers wide range of circuit protection needs for both single phase and multi phase installations. It provides SLIM RCBOs with earth leakage sensitivity of 30mA and 10mA, Super Immune RCBOs, Main switches, Miniature circuit breakers (MCBs), Surge Protection Devices (SPD), Contactors, Energy Management by Wiser solution, Premium plastic enclosures with robust construction and generous wiring space, Link bars and accessories to cover all your needs. Circuit breakers and RCBOs in this range are rated at short circuit breaking capacity of 6kA.


Combines MCB & RCD functions in 1 device. Complete solution with SLIM & 4 pole variants, 10mA/30mA earth leakage sensitivity with Type A & SI versions.

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Surge Protection devices (SPD)

Homes have about $15K worth of electronic appliances not protected from voltage surges. MAX4™ SPDs help to protect single & three phase installations from transient overvoltage.

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Arc Fault Detection Device (AFDD)

An AFDD is a circuit breaker that automatically cuts the electricity supply when it detects an arc fault in a circuit. By cutting the electricity supply, AFDD’s help prevent arc faults from reaching temperatures where electrical fires can break out.
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Isolator Switches

We have further simplified our MAX4 range of isolator switches. Three switches will cover all your residential needs.


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Energy Management by Wiser™

Make smarter energy choices at home with Energy Management by Wiser™. Monitor your home electrical circuits 24/7, make the most of your solar power system and take control of your electricity bill.

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Clipsal Resi MAX™

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Everyday essential needs for residential circuit protection.

The Clipsal Resi MAX™ range offers a variety of consumer switchboards, meter boxes, SLIM RCBOs, miniature circuit breakers (MCB), Surge protection device (SPD), safety switches (RCD), comb busbars and accessories. SLIM RCBOs and MCBs have short circuit breaking capacity rating of  4.5kA, it achieves a 6kA rating when combined with the HRC service fuse of up to 100A rating.